Bojana Dinić

Science popularization

Talks

2016 TEDx Novi Sad – Is revenge really sweet?

2022 IX scientific-professional conference “Strengthening the potential for preventive activities in the community”, Osijek, Croatia, Invited lecture – Shining light on the dark personality traits

2022 Public class of behavioral genetics at the Faculty of Philosophy in Novi Sad in which I presented GENIUS project

2022 FMKlab colloquium at the Faculty of Media and Communications – An eye for an eye! Dispositional and situational factors of aggression

2021 The European Researchers’ Night – Cosmic conversations with Dr. Tijana Prodanović: Dark traits

2021 Festival of Mental Health – A guide to preventing the risky use of social networks among adolescents
Guide is available at: https://digitalna.ff.uns.ac.rs/sadrzaj/2021/978-86-6065-654-6

2020 The European Researchers’ Night – “Weird” behaviors during pandemic
More about this topic at https://doi.org/10.19090/pp.20.4.489-504

2020 Webinar of the EU info network about our heroes during pandemic in which I presented our work about helping during pandemic in Serbia – Oni su heroji – na muci se poznaju junaci

2020 TraNSfer’s colloquium at the Festival of Mental Health – Distance yourself physically, not socially: How does the loss of physical contact affect the maintenance of social ties?
More about this topic at: https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fpsyg.2021.624035/abstract

2020 The first online colloquium during pandemic in Serbia in organization of the Laboratory of experimental psychology, Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade – Aggression as revenge and antisocial act: What characteristics does it depend on, in what conditions does it appear, and is it inherited?

2019 Conference of the International Society for the Study of Individual Differences – ISSID 2019, Florence, Italy, Invited lecture – The exploration of socially toxic traits and behaviors

2019 Petnica Science Center, Lecture – Natural born killers: True or myth? Interaction of genes and environment on aggressive behavior

2019 Laboratory for experimental psychology, Faculty of Philosophy in Banja Luka, Lecture – Cognitive measures in personality psychology and statistical workshop – Linear mixed models analysis in R (with Milica Popović Stijačić)

2019 The European Researchers’ Night; Participant at the program On a coffee with scientists

2018 The European Researchers’ Night, Guest at the panel discussion Effect of social networks: status – it’s complicated

2018 Laboratory for experimental psychology, Faculty of Philosophy in Banja Luka, Lecture – Don’t get mad, get even! Effects of dispositional and situational factors on aggressive behavior

2017 Petnica Science Center, Lectures – Is revenge sweet? Effects of personality traits and provocation on aggressive behavior;
What do we pay attention to when we are provoked? Effects of personality traits and provocation on attention bias

2015 Laboratory for experimental psychology, Faculty of Philosophy in Belgrade, Lecture – Effects of dispositional and situational factors on aggressive behavior

2010 Animation Volda Festival, Volda, Norway, Invited lecture – Eye candy or brutality? How different people perceive affective visual stimuli

Workshops
Research team of the Centre for behavioral genetics actively participate in science popularization manifestations:
from 2018 Twins Days at the University of Novi Sad
2016 The European Researchers’ Night – Genes + Environment = YOU: Why you are COOL?
2016 Science Festival 2016 – Who is your history character twin?
2015 Science Festival 2015 – Who is your movie star twin?
2014 Science Festival 2014 – How similar you are?

Media

2022 In the TV show “Jutro” on Prva I talked about STAR Twin Registry and importance of twin and epigenetics studies, results of the first twin study in Serbia regarding heritability of some characteristics, cultural transmission from parent to child and future activities of the STAR Center.

2022 In the TV show “Uranak” on K1, Aleksandra Milutinović and I talked about the Serbian Twin Advanced Registry – STAR, twin pregnancy, and some aspects of raising the twins

2022 Radio show “Eureka” about the first twin study in Serbia and citizen science program within GENIUS project

2022 RTV emission “Dokument” about panic buying in crisis situations

2021 Podcast at “O radio” about digital violence in which Ilija Milovanović presented results of our project “Socio-psychological factors of risky use of social networks among adolescents in Vojvodina”

2020 Podcast “Rastrojavanje” in which we talk about documentary “The Social Dilemma” and impact of social networks on our lives

2020 Podcast “O tome se priča” in which Aleksandar Oparnica and I talk about our research regarding how athletes handle curfew during pandemic in Serbia

2020 Radio show “Eureka” about research regarding psychological effects of COVID–19 pandemic. In Part 1 Bojana Bodroža and I presented our study about helping behavior and in Part 2 Aleksandar Oparnica and I presented our study about effects of physical activity on mental health and social contacts, both during pandemic in Serbia

2020 The Public Broadcasting Service of Vojvodina, emission “Jutarnji program” in which we talk about aggression among children

2019 The Public Broadcasting Service of Vojvodina, emission “Jutarnji program” on the occasion of World Science Day in which we talk about my research and ISSID award

2019 The Public Broadcasting Service of Vojvodina, emission “Vojvodinom” on the occasion of my ISSID award for the Best Young Career Researcher Award in 2019

2018 Radio Television of Serbia, emission “Beogradska hronika” in which we talk about the first twin study in Serbia